If you are looking for fun filled tourist attractions in Australia, Mackay in Queensland is certain to be a part of your itinerary. Known as the sugar capital of Australia, Mackay boasts of some exquisite attractions such as the Great Barrier Reef, Eungella National Park and the Whitsunday Islands. A surge in the number of state of the art hotels in the city over the past decade is a clear indication of the rising level of interests that the tourists are now showing in Mackay.
Mackay also offers a number of options if you are looking to set yourself free and go on a shopping spree in the city, Caneland Central is just the perfect destination for you. Second on your list can be the Mount Pleasant Shopping Centre, which boasts of a variety of specialty outlets. The district is also the venue of the annual Mackay Festival of Arts which is the largest festival of its kind in Queensland. The campus is filled with entertaining performances from the field of jazz, art exhibitions, dance and other art forms. A visit to this festival held in July every year would give you the real taste of Australia.
If you are willing to try your luck in the casinos, you would need to travel close to 240 miles to The Ville Resort – Casino in Townsville city. This place was earlier called the ‘Jupiter Townsville Hotel & Casino’. Luxurious accommodation to go with the picturesque view of the Coral Sea is just the setting you would want for a fun evening at the casino. The casino facilities at the site include over 350 gaming machines along with 20 gaming tables, ensuring that there is no dearth of options when it comes to putting your luck on the line. Book a luxurious suite now to have the time of your life!